"Djenné: mixed feelings..." Top 5 Page for this destination Djenne by F_Meignant
Djenne Travel Guide: 75 reviews and 210 photos
Nice city for sure. It has been listed in Unesco’s World Heritage. The mosque (first built in 1280) is fantastic. There are nice pieces of architecture everywhere. The market (on monday) is considered as one of the most beautiful in Western Africa…
Despite all this, I was a bit disappointed. Probably after the magical Mopti. Too many tourists. Too much noise on my opinion. Too much harassing.
- Pros:Architecture, market
- Cons:Harassing, too many tourists...
- In a nutshell:I would not live in a museum.
Golden ears and nostrils rings: another Djenné’s speciality. They are traditional Peul (Fulani) jewels. Of course,... more travel advice
The “Résidence Tapama” is a good place to rest after the market’s hurly-burly… The hotel (also restaurant) is managed... more travel advice
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